Latest Briefings

What does the Budget 2021 mean for residential property?

As anticipated, the Chancellor in his 2021 Budget has extended the current Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) holiday and has also introduced additional measures in the hope of boosting the property market. Our Residential Property team provide an overview.

How voice-based document production helps your firm win more business

Throughout the lifecycle management of a client, a great deal of correspondence and documentation is produced. This briefing explains how a speech-to-text document production process can transform client responsiveness and help the firm win more business.

The advantages of Freeports examined following Budget 2021

Businesses operating Freeports will benefit from more generous tax reliefs, customs benefits and wider government support, bringing investment, trade and jobs, but what exactly are the advantages businesses can expect to gain from operating in a Freeport?

Budget 2021: The employment implications

Rishi Sunak has announced the much-awaited budget for 2021 hailing protection for the “jobs and livelihoods of the British people”. Outlined below are the key elements impacting employers and their wider workforce.

Recommended

Latham

Latham lures latest Clifford Chance partner to London office

Another partner has made the leap from Clifford Chance to Latham & Watkins, as the US firm continues to attract corporate and finance lawyers from the magic circle firm. Partner Steve Curtis is set to join Latham, having been a member of Clifford Chance’s banking and finance group since 2000. He joined the firm as […]

house

Trio of firms advise Countrywide on sale of property business

Slaughter and May, DWF and CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang are acting on Countrywide’s £38m sale of its commercial property business, a year after it called on shareholders to raise fresh funds to cut its debt. The crisis-hit estate agency group has sold Lambert Smith Hampton to Monaco-based property developer John Bengt Moeller. Milton Keynes-based […]

newspaper

Ashurst and Slaughters lead as Daily Mail owner buys i newspaper

Slaughter and May has secured the lead role for the Daily Mail and General Trust on its purchase of the ‘i’ newspaper, advised by Ashurst. Ashurst has been at the side of the ‘i”s owner Johnston Press since October 2018 when the publisher revealed it was putting the newspaper up for sale. Corporate partner and […]

Find legal roles

Make your next move with The Lawyer Careers. Search and apply for thousands of vacancies, or receive email alerts for new roles when they go live. Whether you're looking at private practice, in-house legal or an exciting business support role, you'll find your future here.

Search vacancies